By Jean Cole
A man from Toney is facing multiple drug charges following his arrest by Athens Police Department.
Wesley Ford Tribble, 28, of 19258 East Limestone Road, is charged with distribution of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance, possession
of drug paraphernalia, possession of precursors and possession of an illegal
firearm, records show.
Tribble was arrested Saturday during a routine traffic stop on Lindsay Lane after Officer Mac McWhorter pulled him over, became suspicious while talking to the man and detected drugs, Police Chief Floyd Johnson said.
Tribble was booked at the Police Department and transferred to the Limestone County Jail, where bail is set at $23,500.